story Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “story” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "story" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

storynoun [C]

uk   /ˈstɔː.ri/  us   /ˈstɔːr.i/
  • story noun [C] (DESCRIPTION)

A2 a ​description, either ​true or ​imagined, of a ​connectedseries of ​events: Will you read/​tell me a story, ​daddy? Martha ​chose her ​favouritebook of bedtime stories. He writes children's stories. I don't ​know if it's ​true but it's a good story (= ​entertaining to ​listen to ​althoughprobably not ​true). She gave me her ​version of what had ​happened, but it would be ​interesting to ​hear his half/​side of the story (= the ​events as ​described by him). Apparently his first words to her were "Will you ​marry me?" or so the story goes (= that is what ​people say ​happened).
B2 a ​report in a ​newspaper or on a ​newsbroadcast of something that has ​happened: The ​main story in the ​papers today is the president's ​speech.
C2 a ​lie: He made up some story about having to be at his aunt's ​weddinganniversary.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

  • story noun [C] (LEVEL)

B2 US (UK storey) a ​level of a ​building: a three-story ​house Their new ​house has four stories ​including the ​attic.
(Definition of story from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "story" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

storynoun [C]

 us   /ˈstɔr·i, ˈstoʊr·i/
  • story noun [C] (DESCRIPTION)

a ​description of ​events that ​actuallyhappened or that are ​invented: There was a ​news story on ​television about ​flooding on the ​westcoast. My ​daughter won’t go to ​bed without ​hearing a ​bedtime story.
A story can also be a ​lie: Don’t ​tell me any stories – I ​want to ​know what really ​happened.
  • story noun [C] (LEVEL)

a ​level of a ​building: She ​lived on the third ​floor of a seven-story ​building.
(Definition of story from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de story
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“story” in British English

“story” in American English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

sample

a small amount of something that shows you what the rest is or should be like

Palabra del día

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Aprende más